Kashmir- One Youth Killed in Firing of Forces Near Encounter Site in Pulwama

December 15

At least ten people have sustained injuries during the ongoing clashes near the Encounter site in the Sirnoo area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District where an encounter raged early morning on Saturday.

The Government Forces fired tear smoke shells, pellets and bullets on the protesting youth as they tried to march towards the encounter site, Locals told The Kashmiriyat.

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Sources confirmed to The Kashmiriyat that one among the injured youth identified as Amir Ahmed of Ashmandar Pulwama was referred to the Srinagar hospital after he was hit with a bullet, The youth later succumbed to his injuries.

The clashes were going on while this report was being filed.

Meanwhile three Militants including Zahoor Thokar  have been killed in the encounter amid massive clashes in nearby areas. (The Kashmiriyat)

Author: News Desk